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Comedy Central
Dec 18, 2012 1:35am PST
) nation, i love new york city. the big apple, the city that never sleeps, rat xanadu. so i was crushed to learn the metropolis i know and love has changed, not one person was murdered in new york city on monday. nypd deputy commissioner paul brown couldn't even remember the last time a day went by where not one person was shot, stabbed or slashed. (laughter) >> stephen: what happened? i remember the real new york of the '80s, when in a single night you could score some weed, catch a times square porno and then get stabbed in the neck by a coked-up lou reed. and that was a pretty good first datement now times square has become a disney bubba gump wimp company. the worst that could happen is one of those giant m & ms tries to flash you its peanut. where is the thrilling dangerous city of midnight cowboy or taxi driver? >> you talking to me? >> stephen: i wish i was talking to you. (laughter) instead of i'm talking to her. supercalifragislisticexpiali -- supercalifragislisticexpiali [bleep] me. folk, i've had it, had it. this disturbing lack of violence is not just a problem for our city
PBS
Dec 18, 2012 12:00am PST
york city, this is charlie rose. >> rose: tonight our focus is on what can be done so that the tragedy at sandy hook elementary school does not happen again. on friday december 14th a gunman killed 26 people, 20 of them were children between the ages of 6 and 7. it is the second deadliest mass shooting in american history. the killings have revived the debate on gun control and demonstrated the need to rethink our approach to mental illness. president obama traveled to the bereaved town to attend a community vigil and console families. here is a part of the president's address to the grieving people of that town, and to the nation. >> no single law, no set of laws can eliminate evil or prevent every senseless act of violence in our society but that can't an excuse for inaction. surely we did:do better than this. if there's even one step we can take to save another child or another parent or another town, from the grief that's visited tucson, aurora, and oak creek and newtown, and communities from columbine to blacksberg before that, then surely we have an obligation to try. >> rose: jo
PBS
Dec 17, 2012 11:00pm PST
's the mayor of new york city and he's also the co-chair of mayors against illegal guns. he's long been an outspoken advocate of gun control. he is now call on the nation's lawmakers to make reducing gun violence their top priority. here's what he said elier today at a city hall press conference. >> if the massacre in tucson wasn't enough to make our national leaders act, and if the more recent bloodshed in aurora, colorado, and oak creaks wisconsin, and portland oregon and other cities and towns wasn't enough, perhaps the slaughter of innocence at sandy hook elementary school will at long last be enough. millions of americans hope that is true. but it's not enough for us to hope. we have to speak up. we have made our voices heard and hold washington accountable for facing up to the epidemic of gun violence in our country. if this moment passes in to memory without action from washington, it will be a stain upon our nation's commitment to protecting the innocence innocent including our children. >> rose: i'm pleased to have mayor bloomberg back at this table. >> thank you for having me.
MSNBC
Dec 18, 2012 2:00am EST
, not from the big cities. will they be there? will politicians who fear the gun lobby bear up under the strain of attack against any measure, no matter how small, to curb the power of the gun owners? the question tonight, what should and, most importantly, can be done to stop this kind of gun violence? and if nothing will work, say it. go ahead, say nothing can be done. i want to hear an american elected official tonight or any night say what happened on friday in newtown, connecticut, is just part of living in the free society of america. chuck todd is nbc's chief white house correspondent and political director, and chris cillizza is managing editor of postpolitics.com. gentlemen, i know we all saw this. this is what we used to call the topic sentence. i think this was the most telling, action-oriented piece of what the president said last night up in connecticut. let's listen to it now. >> in the coming weeks, i will use whatever power this office holds to engage my fellow citizens from law enforcement to mental health professionals to parents and educators in an effort aimed at
ABC
Dec 18, 2012 12:00am PST
' favorites guaranteed. find it at sears. that's the guy who gets his salsa from new york city. new york city? [ alarm chirps ] [ male announcer ] 'round here, there's only one word for salsa: pace. made the right way for that big bold kick. grab the southwest by the bottle. keeping up with the kids is tough, so i drink emergen-c. with vitamin c for immune support and b vitamins for natural energy, i'm ready for whatever they get into. get your free sample at myemergenc.com. stay healthy and feel the good. >> announcer: from hollywood, it's "jimmy kimmel live"! tonight hugh jackman. jenna fischer. and music from 2 chainz. with cleto and the cletones. and now, here's jimmy kimmel! >> cleto: jimmy kimmel live! [ cheers and applause ] >> i'm jimmy. miami the host of the show. thanks to all of you coming out tonight. i appreciate that. i'm glad that you came out. i hope we can laugh a bit tonight after a horrible weekend. and -- i have trouble controlling my emotions but it's weird to do a show with so much sadness. i think the president said what needed to be said last night on television. i thi
MSNBC
Dec 18, 2012 3:00am PST
city, as to what he has been able to do, that shows certain important numbers going down. he'll talk more about that when he comes on the show. >> understand what i'm -- >> i know. >> understand what i'm saying about mike. mike has been out front on this for a very long time. i'm just talking about willie's concern and the concern of all of us that some law abiding nra members are not going to be moved and swayed by what michael bloomberg says, whereas a guy like joe manchin that grew up in this culture, that understands this culture. >> yeah. >> will be able to say, hey, listen, here's the deal. they're not coming for our guns. i'll be the first to stand in the way of my door and not let the government come for my guns or your guns. but you know what, i don't have a 10 millimeter glock because when i take my kids and grandkids out deer hunting, i don't need a glock or a bushmaster to take them down or to protect my house more importantly. >>> coming up, we will talk to new york city mayor michael bloomberg and senator elect chris murphy and tom brokaw and eugene robinson. >>> first,
MSNBC
Dec 17, 2012 11:00pm PST
gun. let's be honest, they are there, they live in big cities, in apartments, they think the police will be there to protect them. then you live out in kansas, out someplace out in the country, and you know the police won't be there for a half hour no matter how hard you yell, how many 911s you call. you do have to defend yourself, right? >> absolutely. >> they have attitudes. it is country mouse versus city mouse. bloomberg, who i really respect, the mayor of new york, says something, i'm sure the guy in reading, pennsylvania, says okay, big east coaster, tell me how to live. >> he is the wrong person, the absolutely wrong person to be the face of the gun control movement. it really is because of just what you're pointing out. what does that guy in new york city -- and this is where if you have this conversation -- if you lived in new york city, you understand his mindset of not wanting 9 million people armed. >> yeah. >> on new york city. but if what you just pointed out about living in rural america, whether it's kansas, arkansas, you name it, it's different. you're right. you kn
FOX News
Dec 18, 2012 2:00am PST
. cool side in dallas 41 degrees out there 44 kansas city. as we continue our track northward little on the chilly side minneapolis 23 degrees 45 in new york city. new york city we had to deal with a lot of heavy rain last night and through out the overnight hours. the worst of it has moved northward. we have heavier rain across new england. high temperature in new york city sunshine 51 degrees. 70s widespread. upper 70s across the state of texas above average here's a quick shot of the rainfall over new england northern parts of maine could pick up more than 6 inches of snow in some of the higher elevations. >> in time for christmas. >> white christmas. >> and the time right now 12 after the hour. still to come in a few days millions of people will hit the roads for the holidays and they may be getting an early christmas present. >> this mother of two walking out of the hospital as a medical miracle. she received not one, not two, but three organ transplants. and it's so rich and creamy... is it really 100 calories? let me put you on webcan... ...lean roasted chicken... and a creamy
NBC
Dec 18, 2012 9:00am EST
day here in new york city. a little gray and drizzly. you look at some of the nice folks who have come down one week before christmas to get a look at that beautiful rockefeller center christmas tree. seven days -- well, six, i guess. >> seven. >> to shop? >> i believe so. >> all right. well, let's not have a fight about it. that wouldn't be the christmas spirit. i'm savannah guthrie alongside al roker, david gregory is in for matt, and willie geist. what do we got coming up? >> well, we're going to go back to newtown and talk about the tragedy there. we'll talk to natalie in a few minutes, but also look at some of the gentle acts coming out of there, including some comfort dogs that have been brought in from chicago, just so kids and other people can pet them and feel a little bit better this week. >> we'll talk about the acts of kindness that people are doing as well just ahead in our take three. >> and speaking of take three, jenna bush hager will be joining us. she herself having been a teacher. we'll share some thoughts about that. and then we're going to take a turn toward the ho
ABC
Dec 18, 2012 2:35am EST
the size of sodas you can get in new york city. now his other pet issue is, he's donated a lot of money to this, stopping smoking. according to a new york police report, he wants to ban new yorkers from smoking in their own homes. their private residences. this is according to the post here. the community groups are going to be sent out to convince landlords across the city to turn their private buildings into smoke-free zones. this is according to documents obtained by "the new york post." these groups would work with tenants and property managers on smoke-free policies and get a $10,000 bounty. they say we're not going to private residences, they say, but anti-smoking is a big bloomberg crusade. i don't think it's going to get far. >> is he going to go into my fridge and make sure i don't have two liters of soda? >>> we've seen the amazing advances in technology when it comes to our phones. in just six years, ibm is predicting there could be a phone that could smell, hear, taste, touch, all the senses, all five of them. for example, you could experience the silkiness of egyptian cotto
FOX Business
Dec 18, 2012 3:00pm EST
for new york city ceo and president very concerned about what an exit is will do to the arts already high unemployment rate. right there on your screen. what could it jumped to? >> well, great concern about the whole economy of the city, the unemployment rate, business continuity, and the country for that matter. what we're looking at, the potential that we could go over the fiscal cliff and jump quickly into a global recession, double the reception -- recession. liz: would you say 11 plus%. >> absolutely. liz: now, let me just explain what you do. you deal with a lot of ceos, get them in discussions and conversations to find out what it is they need to flourish in this city, state. >> number one is to, for washington to get its act together, come to a bipartisan resolution of our huge debt situation. accumulating debt at the rate of $3 billion a day. at this rate we are going to drive this nation into the ground, and we are going to create a horrible economic future. liz: you are part of the fix the debt campaign. many ceos on this fix the debt campaign group. so many of them here in new
ABC
Dec 18, 2012 1:40am PST
of the national rifle association, and new york city michael bloomberg standing with victims of gun violence, there is one issue to confront -- access to guns. >> this is just ridiculous. this is an outrage. we are killing each other. and we're the only industrialized country in the world doing it. >> reporter: proposals being pushed in congress include reinstating the ban on certain types of semiautomatic rifles, which expired in 2004. and banning high capacity magazines. even some gun stalwarts such as west virginia democratic senator joe manchin sounded a bit more compromising. >> i don't know anyone in the sporting or hunting arena that goes out with an assault rifle. i don't know anybody that needs 30 rounds in a clip to go hunting. >> reporter: white house officials say the president does not only view this tragedy through the lens of access to guns, but education and a violent popular culture. while the president has occasionally talked about gun control -- >> weapons that were designed for soldiers in war theaters don't belong on the streets. >> reporter: action is a different matter
MSNBC
Dec 17, 2012 10:00pm PST
the news? when did you find out? >> it was on the train to new york city at that point, and i was trying to check in through social media, and i found through one of my friends a rest in peace mrs. hochsprung -- laffertiy as we knew her when we were in middle school before she was married, but that's when i found out that she was one of the victims of the tragedy. >> and a vice principal in a middle school might not be the most connected to students. what was your connection to her? >> yeah. at first i was scared of her because she was intimidating. >> uh-huh. she was a real authority figure? >> yes, she was, especially for someone so young. but when i got to know her and her husband, they were loving. they just cared about each and every student. for me they pushed me to continue to work hard and focus on my studies and, you know, i think they really helped get me focused and for the next, you know, four years in high school and four years in college and two years in grad school after that. >> where do you think your education would have gone without her influence? >> well, it's tough t
NBC
Dec 18, 2012 12:35am EST
york city crowd right there. thank you, guys, for being here. welcome to "late night." [ cheers and applause ] we're going to have fun tonight. hey, i want to say congratulations to "american idol" winner, kelly clarkson, who got engaged over the weekend. [ cheers and applause ] we love her. it's going to be weird at the wedding when the priest is like "if anyone here objects to this union, text the word "no" to my cell phone right now." [ light laughter ] yep, kelly clarkson got engaged. so, i guess now she'll be mrs. independent. [ laughter ] listen to this, you guys -- on wednesday, "time" magazine will unveil its person of the year. yeah, i can't wait to see who it is, or should i say honey who who it is. [ laughter ] i heard a little something. >> steve: a little something, something. >> jimmy: here's some political news here. the white house announced that it has no plans to prosecute marijuana users in states where the drug is now legal because they have quote, "bigger fish to fry." when they heard that, stoners were like, "wait, phish is in town? [ laughter and applause
CSPAN
Dec 17, 2012 11:00pm EST
appreciate what you and your city council have been going through and reoffer you our best in this effort. james king from the small business development center, 1984 overseeing 35 are reached centers, serving 35,000 businesses each year and it almost certainly be called line for the job ahead of you. the president and ceo one of the most respected in a york made up of over 100,000 businesses 90% employ 20 people or less. we look forward to hearing from you what businesses are saying when they struggle to recover and how we could be helpful. but mayor, our hearts go out to the people but we will stay with the for the long road ahead. >> good morning. it is a privilege and an honor to be here today. i am mayor dawn zimmer of hoboken new jersey. located just across the river from new york city. more than 50,000 residents and hundreds of this disses call our city the home that is why we the most densely populated city in america of. more than a year city. we rank number one of public transportation. whereby branch committee with boutiques, restaurants, outd oor cafe. but hurricane sandy was
NBC
Dec 18, 2012 7:00am EST
they would pick. >> my person of the year is lawrence diprimo, the new york city policeman who bought a pair of shoes for a man with bare feet on a freezing cold day. he reminds us of how important random acts of kindness are. >> president obama, because we're facing some of the biggest challenges in his ability to unify the country or not. it's going to make all the difference in the world. >> the latino american will be the largest minority in this country by year 2020. you cannot win an election in this country anymore without the latino-american. >> the unemployed american worker. just about every single aspect of the president's domestic agenda will deal with unemployment and that group of unemployed voters. >> malala. you have this 15-year-old girl really right in the heart of darkness. as a beacon of light. >> my choice for person of the year is aung san suu kyi. >> curiosity, the mars rover, not just because we are distantly related. >> hillary clinton. she has worked extremely hard and effectively to maintain a sense of calmness and good will around the world. >> i am going to go wi
NBC
Dec 18, 2012 6:00am PST
estate in new york city for 28 years. >> i'm a match maker and dating expert here in new york city. and i'm looking for a love shack for me and my fiance, michael. >> her price range is somewhere between $2.5 million and $3 million. their primary home is in new jersey, so this will be a getaway. >> we're getting married at the plaza hotel in april, so i think this would be the perfect opportunity to stress him out even more and look for places this month. >> today i'm showing her two two-bedroom apartments. we're at 101 west 24th street. >> i'm excited about meeting with tony and finding my love shack. >> how are you? >> so what are we seeing first? >> two bed, two bath, 18th floor. >> so excited. >> i'm so excited for you to see this. we're facing south and west and you get beautiful sunsets in the evening. >> this is beautiful. it's open. i'm getting a lot of light. >> answer id it's quiet. >> here's the kitchen. >> i don't really care about the kitchen, but okay. i can store wine there. >> there's a wine cooler. >> remember for the most part, we're in thing for to be see t. >> enter m
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